Budget thrust on development, welfare, local industry
President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday presented
the fourth budget of his Government introducing a wide range of
people’s friendly proposals aiming to bring down the cost of living
burden and achieving long term economic benefits to the country
including the development of local industries.
Let us march together towards peace - President
Cheers and applause greeted President Mahinda
Rajapaksa when he arrived in the Chamber to present the fourth
Budget of his Government .
Diesel down by Rs.30, petrol by Rs.15 and kerosene by Rs.25
Petroleum Prices were revised last night in line
with the Budgetary proposals presented by President Mahinda
Obama to pick team
After the euphoria of his historic election win
Barack Obama got down Thursday to choosing a presidential team that
faces a mountain of problems, not least the economic crisis and wars
in Iraq and Afghanistan.